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Charity recommends mental health lessons in secondary school

MindFull a charity providing support, information and advice about mental health for 11-17 year olds, is recommending that mental health lessons are taught in UK secondary schools. In its first report the charity claims that pupils with depression or anxiety … Continue reading

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Assistive technology improves effectiveness in the workplace according to survey

A survey of workers and employers by the British Assistive Technology Association (BATA) has found that three quarters of employees who use assistive technology (AT) say it has improved their effectiveness at work, although employers could do more to promote … Continue reading

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PIP scheme replaces Disability Living Allowance

Replacement of the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) by Personal Independence Payments (PIP) has begun in parts of the UK, ahead of a national roll-out. The new PIPs are being introduced gradually for new claimants, starting in Merseyside, Cumbria, Cheshire and … Continue reading

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British Dyslexia Association report on adult dyslexia

The British Dyslexia Association (BDA) has released a report to coincide with its 40th anniversary – Adults and Dyslexia, 40 years on. The report, produced following consultation with over 100 organisations and individuals working with dyslexics, examines the progress on … Continue reading

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Did you know we now have an authorised Toshiba Repair Centre?

To enable us to provide continued levels of service and support to our customers, we are proud to announce that we have recently achieved the status of being a Toshiba Approved Service Provider. We are one of a select few … Continue reading

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